Join Robbie Carman for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a warm look, part of Color Correction in Final Cut Pro X.
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You'll get asked by clients all the time to create a wide variety of different…types of looks, but probably the most requested, at least in my experience, is the warm look.…And to be clear, warm generally describes a shot with yellow or red dominant tones.…A warm look evokes feelings of happiness and lushness but it can also, if used…in the right context, illicit a feeling of anger.…Regardless of the motivation behind creating a warm look, it's easy to do using…the Color Board in Final Cut Pro X. This project actually contains a shot that's…pretty neutral and I want to warm it up quite a bit.…This shot comes from a film that I graded called the Funeral, and the filmmakers…actually requested that the shot be nice and warm, because it was going to be…inter-cut with cooler flashback shots.…
They wanted to make sure that the shots were different from one another.…So let's go ahead and select this clip and then use the keyboard shortcut…Command+6 to open up the Color Board.…Here on the Color Board, let's access the Exposure pane, and the way that I'm…
- Understanding the video scopes
- Using Balance Color and Match Color
- Fixing under- and overexposed clips
- Expanding contrast
- Controlling saturation
- Using color and shape masks
- Creating looks with primary and secondary corrections
Skill Level Beginner
1. Color Correction Tools in Final Cut Pro X
2. Making Primary Corrections
3. Creating Looks with Primary Corrections
4. Making Secondary Corrections
5. Creating Looks with Secondary Corrections
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